STARmeter
Top 500
Down 21 this week

Al Pacino


Known for his forceful dramatic presentation, Al Pacino is most closely associated with the roles of Michael Corleone in The Godfather (1972) trilogy, as well as Tony Montana of the legendary gangster film Scarface (1983). But it was his performance as Frank Slade, a blind, retired Lt. Colonel, in Scent of a Woman (1992) that won him the Academy ... See full bio »

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 people
created 21 Dec 2011
 
a list of 24 people
created 03 Apr 2012
 
a list of 25 people
created 11 Sep 2012
 
a list of 42 people
created 12 Mar 2013
 
a list of 48 people
created 29 May 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Al Pacino.

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 43 wins & 51 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (50 credits)
 2014/I Imagine (post-production)
Danny Collins
  The Humbling (completed)
Simon Axler
 2013 Phil Spector (TV Movie)
Phil Spector
 2008 Righteous Kill
Rooster
 2003 Gigli
Starkman
 2000 Chinese Coffee
Harry Levine
 1995 Two Bits
Grandpa
 1990 The Local Stigmatic
Graham
 1973 Serpico
Serpico
 1973 Scarecrow
Lion
 1969 Me, Natalie
Tony
 1968 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
John James
- Deadly Circle of Violence (1968) ... John James
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (11 credits)
Show Show Self (105 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (39 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Played John in "Why Is A Crooked Letter" by Fred Vassi (Alec Rubin's Theater Of Encounter, New York City, New York, 1966). Was nominated for Obie Award for Best Actor. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 22 Interviews | 29 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 25 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

There are times when I have a temperament. Yes, my temperament is there ... but I hope I'm gentle. Yes, I think I am. See more »

Trivia:

Al was so much into character (playing a plain-clothes NYC cop) while filming Serpico (1973) he actually pulled over and threatened to arrest a truck driver for exhaust pollution. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays men of power and/or authority See more »

Nickname:

Sonny

Star Sign:

Taurus

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Anyone else find him a bit.... 'limited' Polygraph
Heat was his last good movie. malcolmmcintyre78
Pacino's best performance. jakenzz_7
when did he start wearing wigs? pleforowicz
The Great Pacino vs Deniro debate: Who is the better actor? shaileshsharma2003
3 Oscars MrSalar
Discuss Al Pacino on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page